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Welcome to the world’s most comprehensive city ranking, based on the quality of place, reputation and competitive identity of global cities based on the perceptions of the people who matter most: talent, tourists and business leaders.

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Top 10 World's Best Cities 2020

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Watch the planet’s best-ranked cities, counted down.

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